Local government expenditures or reductions; DLS to identify legislation affecting. (HB199)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), and Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Legislation affecting local government expenditures or reductions. Requires the Division of Legislative Services to identify and forward to the Commission on Local Government (Commission) joint resolutions introduced calling for a study of local government expenditures or revenues. The bill also authorizes the Department of Planning and Budget and the Department of Taxation to forward to the Commission bills introduced requiring additional local government expenditures or a reduction in local government revenues. Amends § 30-19.03, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 12/26/2013 Committee
  • 12/26/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101787D
  • 12/26/2013 Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 01/28/2014 Assigned Rules sub: Studies
  • 01/30/2014 Impact statement from DPB (HB199)
  • 01/30/2014 Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
  • 01/30/2014 Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
  • 01/31/2014 Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/04/2014 Read first time
  • 02/05/2014 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/06/2014 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/06/2014 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/07/2014 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/07/2014 Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 02/21/2014 Reported from Rules with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
  • 02/24/2014 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/25/2014 Read third time
  • 02/25/2014 Reading of amendment waived
  • 02/25/2014 Committee amendment agreed to
  • 02/25/2014 Engrossed by Senate as amended
  • 02/25/2014 Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/26/2014 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/27/2014 Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/27/2014 VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/04/2014 Enrolled
  • 03/04/2014 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB199ER)
  • 03/04/2014 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/07/2014 Signed by President
  • 03/19/2014 Impact statement from DPB (HB199ER)
  • 04/04/2014 Governor's recommendation received by House
  • 04/22/2014 Placed on Calendar
  • 04/23/2014 House rejected Governor's recommendation (28-Y 69-N)
  • 04/23/2014 VOTE: REJECTED (28-Y 69-N)
  • 04/23/2014 Communicated to Governor
  • 05/23/2014 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 807 (effective 7/1/14)
  • 05/23/2014 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0807)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.